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Ponte Pietra

Ponte Pietra, Verona, Italy
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Ranked #6 of 96 Attractions in Verona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bridges
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Really great to see. Some lovely photo opportunities too and with history. I really enjoyed our walk here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

The view from there over the river and the city around is amazing! It ois worth it to go there for the sunrise, the sundown, and at night!

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

We cross this bridge about eight times a day, as our b&b is quite near. It is an ancient bridge with a timeless elegance & simple beauty, a perfect structure for its purpose. I want to take it home.

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Sydney, Australia
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10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Verona is a city filled with history, with some of the best preserved Roman structures in Italy. This bridge is amongst them, and rightly deserves its heritage status. Now predominantly a pedestrian bridge, it is also a great place to stand and watch the world pass by, and the river rush below your feet..

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Ottawa, Canada
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50 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Lovely view of the city. Fantastic restaurant just close by overlooking the Adige River. Great crossing to hike up the hill to Castello San Pietro near the Roman Amphitheatre (for the view)

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Padua, Italy
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117 attraction reviews
217 helpful votes 217 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Its an ancient bridge , strictly pedonale these days bustling with tourists vying for the best spot to get that magic view. The river rushes under it , its a perfect place to appreciate the scene nearby , the Roman ruins , the church on the hill , the many churches surrounding the bridge . Its one of the worlds... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Lots of great picture taking opportunities. The ancient bridge, fortunately without traffic, the roaring river, the castle on the hill, the colourful buildings along the river banks. Hard to take a bad picture and lots of background for a "Selfie"!

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I decided to include Verona in my itinerary & make it my base , instead of Venice, after reading reviews of the place & it was an excellent decision! Verona is very charming and the part of town around the ponte pietra, teatro Romano is dreamy and beautiful. Of course ,the ponte pietra on the river Adige is a bridge... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Just the walk from one side to the other is wonderful, the sound of the river flowing underneath the bridge adds to the experience.

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Trieste, Italy
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This bridge goes right from the city historic center over the Adige to the other part of the city (that you definitely should pay a visit). The view, as always, is beautiful.

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